Product review: Argan oil hydrating hair masque

March 2, 2016

When a hair blogger tells you how soft a product made her hair, it makes you literally dash out of your door to the nearest supermarket to try out these products…sometimes it works for you, other times it’s a disaster. This product has been on my shelf for months now and I told you I don’t have a strict regimen…I just reach for this conditioner when I need to deep-condition…


What Not To Do Your Hair.

November 29, 2014

Hello guys! Hope November was kind to you? Oh well, I’ve been thinking over the past month and I realized I made a couple of mistakes I’d prefer for you to avoid when it comes to your hair. The first issue I’d like to address is the one of spontaneity. You know spontaneity has never really been one of my strong suits but oh well, it happened when I spontaneously decided to get…


To mix or not to mix? Should I mix my protein conditioner with my moisturising conditioner?

August 1, 2014

I got this question from one of my dear readers about mixing her protein conditioner with her moisturising conditioner. It was quite interesting because I am working on a post where I describe my current deep conditioning mix. Related articles across the web Mixed Chicks Deep Conditioner – Review Dear ZedHair, which products should I use for my hair? Part 4: Leave in Conditioners Dead Sea Salt Deep Hair Conditioner…


Debunking The Myth Of Natural Hair Manageability.

July 30, 2014

Often times, I hear a lot of ladies say that natural hair is too tough and cannot be managed and I just laugh simply because of their level of sheer ignorance. Overtime, the supposed ”myth” that natural hair cannot be managed has been completely debunked. In recent times, the natural hair community has undergone a revolution that has drastically increased the acceptance from black women and caused many to finally return…


DIY: avocado coconut milk hair mask (with yoghurt)

June 12, 2014

Hello everyone! A couple of weeks ago, I coloured my ends and a bit of my roots with a chemical dye. Prior to that, I’d only heard of the drying effects and the aftermath of chemical dyes from different sources. Anyways, I thought of a power-packed deep conditioner to restore and replenish the lost moisture. I’ve been itching to try an Avocado hair mask because I’ve heard of the its various nutrients and…


My love for protein conditioners

May 3, 2014

I love me my protein conditioners and most of the conditioners in my stash are protein-rich. I love them because they help my fine hair strands look thicker and feel stronger. They also help to reduce my hair porosity. Some examples of proteins you will find in protein conditioners are keratin, collagen, egg protein, soy protein, vegetable protein, etc. I especially look out for keratin because relaxers tend to damage…


Fight for Balance: Moisture vs Protein.

March 21, 2014

Ah. Anytime my hair starts to feel funny and I just can’t place a finger on what the problem is, somehow research leads me to the fact that my hair is either lacking protein or moisture or that there’s too much moisture and not enough protein or vice versa. To me, this talk is seriously headache-inducing: like I didn’t have enough problem building a regimen and all that stuff for…



February 25, 2014

I’ve used Mayonnaise (the edible one) before and the after effect was SOFT-STRONG HAIR so I decided to try the one made for hair. I got the 30 oz of the Vitale Olive Oil Hair Mayonnaise for 800 Naira. Promises: Enriched with natural botanical extracts, oat protein, vitamins, egg proteins and olive oil to intensively condition, moisturize and strengthen damaged and over processed hair. It renews weak fragile hair, leaving…


My mini hair product haul!

February 20, 2014

HAIR PRODUCT HAUL So I got this deep motivation to finally take good care of my hair and rock it whether coarse or hard! I knew I could do something about it. I could do something that’ll make it soft and fluffy (the dream of every girl with a 4c coarse Low porosity hair). So, I went out to get some hair products:   ORS Replenishing Conditioner (a light protein…


JBCO as a deep conditioner

May 20, 2013

How to use Jamaican black castor oil as a deep conditioner (after washing your hair) You can use it in several ways: as a scalp treatment during deep conditioning. If you have a bottle with a long tip, you can pour the Jamaican black castor oil (JBCO) into this and apply it directly onto your scalp. If you don’t have an applicator bottle, simply part your hair and apply the JBCO to…